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Starbucks Marks Early Fall Season with Return of PSL

2014-08-28 Starbucks announced the early launch of Pumpkin Spice Latte (PSL) for its most loyal of fans.

Starbucks Test Mobile Trucks on College Campuses

2014-08-19 Classes don’t begin until later this week at Arizona State University, but there’s already a buzz on campus about a Starbucks mobile truck.

Starbucks Launches Initiative to Address Civic Issues

2014-06-24 Through the new Solutions City initiative, mayors in five cities – Sacramento, California; Baltimore, Columbus, Ohio; Orlando, Florida, and Phoenix – ...

Starbucks Debuts Fizzio Sodas, Shaken Iced Teas

2014-06-23 Just in time for the warm weather, Starbucks will unveil a selection of new beverages, with the addition of Fizzio Handcrafted Sodas and Teavana Shake...

Starbucks Partners with ASU for College Assistance Plan

2014-06-16 Starbucks and Arizona State University have announced the Starbucks College Achievement Plan, a program designed to unleash lifetime opportunity for t...

Starbucks, Duracell to Offer Wireless Phone Chargers

2014-06-12 Duracell Powermat and Starbucks announced that they have begun a national rollout of Powermat wireless charging in Starbucks beginning with stores in ...

Starbucks' Mugs Showcase Band of Outsiders' Style

2014-06-09 Starbucks marks its fifth designer mug collaboration with a collection of two limited edition Starbucks Double Wall Ceramic Mugs created by Scott Ster...

Starbucks Invests $3 Million in China for Youth Development

2014-06-05 Speaking at Beijing’s Great Hall of the People, founder of the Starbucks Foundation, Howard Schultz, announced a total of $3 million investment in Chi...

Starbucks Initiatives Unite NFL Player and Marine

2014-06-03 Together, a U.S. Marine sergeant and a Seattle Seahawks player realized how much they have in common as they discussed their career paths.

Starbucks Opens 1st Store at Disney World

2014-06-02 In March of 2014, Starbucks and Disney teamed up to open the first company-operated Starbucks location at Downtown Disney in Anaheim, California.